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Surly Brewing Darkness Russian Imperial Stout Review


Summary & Our Overall Rating

Style: Russian Imperial Stout
Alcohol % (abv): 9.8%, 85 IBUs
Brewery: Surly Brewing
Location: Brooklyn Center, MN
13/ 14

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Dark chocolate, cherry, and toffee flavors.

Posted April 26, 2013 by

Review Details

Surly Brewing Darkness Russian Imperial Stout Review

Pours an opaque black color with a creamy tan head. Aromas of dark malt and roasted coffee. Thick and rich with flavors of chocolate, espresso, toffee, and black cherries.

Hops: Columbus, Amarillo, Simcoe

Malts: Pale, Golden Promise, Crystal, Dark Crystal, Oats, Black, Chocolate, Roasted Barley

Brewed with a portion of Belgian Dark Candi Sugar.

Fermented with English ale yeast.

Seasonally available in September or October, in bottles and on draft. Released on Darkness Day.

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